Brahms Family History

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Brahms Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Brahm, a reduced form of Abraham.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Brahm, Abrams, Bram, Braum, Grams, Grahm, Braham, Bahls, Abrahams

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Brahms Family Origin

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Brahms Family Occupations

What did your Brahms ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brahms occupation in the UK was Rway Porter. 100% of Brahms's were Rway Porters.

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  • Rway Porter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Brahms ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Brahms Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 755 census records available for the last name Brahms. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brahms census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 373 immigration records available for the last name Brahms. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 537 military records available for the last name Brahms. For the veterans among your Brahms ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brahms Life Expectancy

What is the average Brahms lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Brahms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Brahms in 1966 was 43, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brahms

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brahms ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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